Translation of paliza in English:

paliza

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  • 2 [familiar/colloquial] 2.1 (esfuerzo agotador) fue una paliza de viaje the journey was a real killer ¡menuda paliza tener que ir hasta allá! what a trek to have to go all the way over there! [familiar/colloquial] 2.2 (pesadez, aburrimiento) drag [familiar/colloquial] darle la paliza a algn [familiar/colloquial] to bug sb [familiar/colloquial], to hassle sb [familiar/colloquial] darse la paliza [familiar/colloquial] (trabajando, estudiando) to work one's butt off (inglés norteamericano/American English) [familiar/colloquial], , to slog one's guts out (inglés británico/British English) [familiar/colloquial] [pareja] to be all over each other [familiar/colloquial]

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.